CalgaryToSpace Satellite Naming Scholarship

University of Calgary
October 01, 2022
The CalgaryToSpace student team is excited to offer two, $2500 CAD scholarships to deserving students in Alberta interested in studying space technology.

Help name the first-ever student-built CubeSat in Calgary! Launching in 2023, our maiden spacecraft needs a unique name that embodies the spirit of our mission. This scholarship is a unique opportunity to express your passion for space as you plan for post-secondary.

Learn more about CalgaryToSpace’s other scholarship: CalgaryToSpace Mission Patch Scholarship

How to Apply

You must be a current high school student (grades 10-12), residing and attending a high school in Alberta, or graduating high school in 2022.

The satellite naming scholarship components will be evaluated as follows:

20% – Proposed satellite name

40% – Written explanation of the design

40% – Written explanation of interest in space, and financial need

In order for your submission to be considered, please ensure the following:
  1. All entries must be submitted using the online application. Entries will not be accepted through email.

  2. The proposed mission patch design and satellite name must be your own unique work/idea.

  3. You may enter both the Mission Patch Scholarship and the Satellite Naming Scholarship.

  4. Only one submission per person, per scholarship, is allowed.

The deadline to apply for each award will be October 1st, 2022. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please contact us.